French Lardy Staunton Chess Set in Rosewood & Boxwood - 3.75" King
Item #: FSR375
Manufacturer: The Chess Store
Mfg ID: FSR375
Our French Lardy Staunton is based on the original chess set made by the Lardy Chess Company in France from many years ago. There's nothing fancy about this chess set but it has a masculine handsomeness and a traditional Staunton look that serious chess players prefer for their everyday chess set. Pieces have green billiard cloth pads for a soft feel when moving and are properly weighted for stability on the chess board. The rosewood and boxwood are hand polished to a beautiful sheen. The French Lardy is truly a classic and an exceptional chess set for the casual game at home or tournament play.
- Rosewood & Boxwood
- Pieces individually hand polished with solid lacquer and buffing wheel
- King Height: 3.75"
- King Base: 1.375"
- King Weight: 2.5 oz.
- Chess Set Weight: 44 oz.
- 2 spare queens are included for pawn promotion
- Green Billiard Cloth Pads
- Recommended Chess Board Size: 2" Squares (chessboard is not included)
|Pieter Moelich of South Africa
Wooden Chess set & chess board
|I received my French Lardy Stauton Chess Set in Rosewood & boxwood & chess board today and I am very impressed with the quality of the pieces. It is even beter than in the pictures.The service itself is very professional and this store except my credit card payment although I was the first time buyer from their store.The other stores requested wire payment as a first buyer.The pieces felt nice ,balanced and heavy as it should be and for the first time in my life I can play chess with real pro...
|Elliott Joyce of Cleveland, Ohio
Chess Pieces Review
|This chess set is quite nice. It was a gift to me but I can see the price online and must say that I think it is exceptionally reasonable for the quality of the pieces. Every piece is smooth and possesses a slight shine that makes them really pop! I was quite pleasantly surprised at finding the extra queens. I had to read the review of the set to make sure there was no mistake, i never would have thought about pawn promotion needs of another queen. Brilliant! The set came with no defects or b...